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M18/M36 Gugulethu, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 638 1355
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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African, Barbecue, International, Grill
M18/M36 Gugulethu, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 183 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Mzoli's is in a township and we visited as part of a township tour. At the entrance you select and pay for your meat. This is then taken and cooked on large open ovens (you can watch this if you want). Later it is served...More

Thank scoll365
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bring your own cutlery unless you happy with plastic. Not for vegetarians. Allow enough time as the meat is braaied (South African for BBQ) on the spot.

Thank rgrizane
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Food was very good and one of our tour guides stayed with us Mbuy very well spoken and well knowledgeable

Thank yvonne s
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Attended the Sunday BBQ and loved it. Wish I could have purchased the BBQ sauce to bring home. We arrived early to beat the crowd and spent 3-4 hours just soaking up the experience, people watching, listening to music and enjoying the meat. This is...More

Thank 617michelleb26
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Wanna try something new? you wanna taste best barbeque meat in your life, so you have to go to mzolis but u need to attend early due to the long time that chef takes to cook the meat, also you can't feel your self there...More

1  Thank seemo_x
Reviewed 30 August 2017

WOW!! For all you Meat Eaters.... YOU HAVE TO GO HERE!!! The Braai meat is just devine!! Dont forget to have the mutton stew too.. Lawwwd! Take me back NOW and take my money again!! I went during the week but hope to go on...More

Thank TenzoM
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

So after the hype Mzolis , i just had to go and experience it for myself. The food was define. Firstly you go to the actual butchery next door and choose your raw meat , sausage, bread etc. they will braai it for you after...More

1  Thank Otto5wp
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Their meat is to die for but the place is not safe at all , there are more robberies now than before. If you are looking for a place to dance and enjoy your drinks with braaid meat then this is the place

3  Thank Asanda L
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This is a barbecue restaurant that on sundays turns into a discotheque that opens from 10am to 6pm and attracts the same local young people and tourists to grab some beers, some meat and dancing. You can bring your own beer into the party, but...More

1  Thank Liz M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Definitely worth the trip. The Braai was amazing. Even locals in Joburg rave about this place. The chicken was to die for. I also loved the steaks. It's worth getting extra to take home and have later. Beautiful flavor!! It's nice to tip the cooks....More

1  Thank Christine V
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Ahmad C
16 July 2017|
Response from Coralani | Reviewed this property |
No, unfortunately it's not
Sarah C
28 February 2017|
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Response from Sharne B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. It will be cheaper to drive. But if you keen to have a few beers, maybe its best to take an Uber. Enjoy. It a great experience.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Lunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: M18/M36 Gugulethu, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 638 1355
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